Making money from mobile apps not as easy as you think

The Guardian investigates claims that the apps market is worth $1 trillion and finds some very creative accounting. Apple has only paid out $10 bn since it started the App Store in 2008. Mobile analytics company Flurry says 90% of iOS apps are free. So who is really making money and how?

Report hails ‘$1 trillion’ apps market, but most downloads are still free | Technology | guardian.co.uk.

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